Posts Tagged “illegal settlements”

Businesses engaged in illegal activity in West Bank to be listed by UN

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Businesses engaged in illegal activity in West Bank to be listed by UN

Businesses engaged in illegal activity in West Bank to be listed by UN The United Nations Human Rights Commission (HRC) is preparing to release a list of all of the businesses and corporations that are operating illegally on lands captured by Israel in 1967 in violation of international law. Despite Israel’s clever PR, companies that…

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Without Arab World action, Kerry’s truths mean nothing

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Without Arab World action, Kerry’s truths mean nothing

Without Arab World action, Kerry’s truths mean nothing US Secretary of State John Kerry has once again exposed Israel’s rightwing government as the true obstacle to peace in the Middle East. As secretary of state, his words have true meaning. But his indictment of Israel’s failure to support peace means nothing unless the Arab World…

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UN vote a slap at Netanyahu than defense of peace

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UN vote a slap at Netanyahu than defense of peace

UN vote a slap at Netanyahu than defense of peace Rather than do what she has done repeatedly during the Obama administration UN Ambassador Samantha Power abstained from a critical vote condemning Israel’s racist and illegal Jewish-only settlements. But the vote is irrelevant in the face of America’s do-nothing policies and the do-nothing policies of the Arab…

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EU’s principled stand on Palestine

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EU’s principled stand on Palestine Saudi Gazette Sunday July 21, 2013 By RAY HANANIA The European Union dramatically announced this week that they would prohibit any cooperation with any of the racist and illegal settlements that Israel has constructed in the West Bank, such as Gilo, Ariel and others. These settlements are the obstacle that…

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06-05-09 Analysis of President Obama’s Powerful speech

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Observations on President Obama’s Speech in Cairo By Ray Hanania — Much was made of President Barack Obama’s speech Thursday morning (CST) to the “Muslim World.” The speech was inspiring. I listened to Obama as his speech was broadcast by an Arab television station and also to the reaction of Arabs throughout the Middle East….

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HANANIA: Facebook caves into political pressure on Israel-Palestine dispute, For Immediate Release, March 17, 2008

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Facebook caves in to pressure and threats By Ray Hanania — Boy. That didn’t take long for Facebook to cave in to extremist pro-Israel pressure. The ink wasn’t dry on yesterday’s column in which I applauded Facebook for doing the right thing. Doing the right thing is so rare in today’s world of lying, deception…

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